Monroe County Circuit Judge Luis Garcia sentenced a man who shot into a busy Key West crowd in March 2016, wounding three tourists, to 18 years in prison Wednesday. The man claimed self defense under Florida's controversial 'Stand Your Ground' law.
Coco, a nearly 9-foot-long manatee who got caught up in fishing line, was found in a canal alongside Coco Plum Drive in Marathon the day after researchers put out the call for help to the public in an effort to locate the hurt animal.
The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission has voted to extend, for another 20 years, special protection status for the Research Natural Area within Dry Tortugas National Park, home to an abundance of important fishery species.
Clients at the Monroe Association for ReMARCable Citizens practice dance routines on April 26, 2018, for an upcoming event to raise money for Dance Key West, an outreach program that offers dance lessons to communities under-served in the arts.
Video posted online by Clay Lockamy shows the Navy fighter jet crash near Boca Chica Field, Naval Air Station, Key West, Florida. A pilot and weapons system officer were onboard the jet and were both declared dead by the Navy.
A sexual assault evidence kit contains forensic evidence gathered from a victim's body during an intrusive, hours-long examination. Testing kits can find DNA evidence used to identify rapists, boost prosecutions or exonerate the falsely accused.
Ted Wilson, a captain with the Islamorada Fishing Guide, came across a five-foot Eastern diamondback rattlesnake swimming in the waters near the Florida Keys. The Eastern diamondback is the heaviest though not the longest venomous snake in the Ame